Category Archives: Art Exhibit

February 27

Artist Insight: Sondra Meszaros @ CORKIN Gallery

Artist Insight: Sondra Meszaros Sondra Meszaros explores counter narratives of female sexuality by deconstructing and reconstructing identities. In the bodies of work Damned and Strange Spot from 2019, her images disturb, renegotiate and reclaim the representation of women and the female figure.Sondra Meszaros, Damned #10, 2010, mixed media, digital pigment print on rag paper, 52 x 41 in.Meszaros passionately collects erotica from the […]

February 27

Intensive Purposes, premiering Saturday (2/27) at Corey Helford Gallery? In celebration of the show’s debut, the Los Angeles-based gallery is hosting a virtual opening from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm on Instagram Live (@CoreyHelfordGallery

Employing minimal color schemes, simple animal characters, and a seemingly endless list of ill-fated situations, Chueh stylistically balances cute with brute, walking the fine line between comedy and tragedy. In their 2017 artist profile, Juxtapoz proclaimed, “With a carnal instinct…Luke Chueh creates work that stimulates our most primal constructs. His paintings favor compositions that are simple and direct, […]

February 25

The McMichael Canadian Art Collection announce that Chief Curator Sarah Milroy has been made a Member of the Order of Canada

The McMichael Canadian Art Collection is delighted to announce that Chief Curator Sarah Milroy has been made a Member of the Order of Canada for “promoting Canadian art and artists through her roles as editor, publisher, critic and curator.” The appointment, Canada’s highest civilian honour, was announced on Friday by Her Excellency the Right Honourable […]

February 22

Rodolfo Loaiza, Travis Lampe, and Zoé Byland premiering Saturday, February 27th in Corey Helford Gallery’s Main Gallery as part of a 7-artist exhibition.

Rodolfo Loaiza, Travis Lampe, and Zoé Byland premiering Saturday, February 27th in Corey Helford Gallery’s Main Gallery as part of a 7-artist exhibition. The show’s opening will be celebrated with a live streaming event on Instagram Live (@CoreyHelfordGallery). More details to be announced. About Rodolfo Loaiza’s new series Fame & Horror: A visual artist born in Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico, Loaiza creates pieces that explore the manipulation of […]

February 14

The McMichael Canadian Art Collection proudly announces a historic and diverse 2021–2022 season of exhibitions.

Paraskeva Clark (1898–1986), Self-Portrait, 1931–32, oil on cardboard, 41 x 31 cm, Collection of Museum London, Ontario, Purchased 1994, 94.A.36, ©Estate of Paraskeva Clark February 12, 2021, KLEINBURG, ON – The McMichael Canadian Art Collection proudly announces a historic and diverse 2021–2022 season of exhibitions. Led by Chief Curator Sarah Milroy (CM) and Executive Director Ian Dejardin, the […]

February 05

CORKIN GALLERY featuring the art of DAVID URBAN

Artist Profile: David UrbanIn his series Lonely Boy, David Urban invites the viewer into his ritual of going to the cottage. He shares his love of the country and his time in it. The artist appears as the abstracted figure reading, listening to music or sleeping under the trees. The leaf shapes indicate the trees, the blue […]

November 20

OPERA ATELIER ANNOUNCES NEW LIVESTREAM DATE FOR MUCH ANTICIPATED WORLD PREMIERE OF – SOMETHING RICH & STRANGE –

Originally postponed due to COVID-19 restrictions, groundbreaking new production makes its world premiere just in time for the holiday season Opera Atelier proudly announces the new livestream date of the highly anticipated world premiere of Something Rich & Strange, based on the famous quote from Shakespeare’s The Tempest and featuring some of Canada’s finest artists, […]

October 10

OPERA ATELIER’S REIMAGINED 35TH ANNIVERSARY SEASON OPENS WITH ‘SOMETHING RICH & STRANGE’

A brand new, fully-staged production livestreamedfrom Koerner Hall, TELUS Centre Opera Atelier proudly announces the launch of its 35th Anniversary with agroundbreaking new creation, Something Rich & Strange, based on the famous quote from Shakespeare’s The Tempest and featuring some of Canada’s finest artists, October 28, 2020 at 7pm. The fully-staged production will be livestreamed […]

September 21

Egyptian Mummies: Ancient Lives. New Discoveries Opens Sep. 19 at the ROM

photography by A.J. Lam On September 19, 2020, the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM) invites visitors to journey back in time for a rare and in-depth look at what life was like on the Nile 3,000 years ago. Egyptian Mummies: Ancient Lives. New Discoveries is a rigorous scientific exploration, using advanced CT scanning techniques, 3D images, over […]

September 19

The Cloth that Changed the World opens at the ROM on Sep. 12, 2020

photography by Sally Warburton Visitors are invited to ‘see history unfold’ through India’s painted and printed cottons in a dramatic, exclusive ROM Original exhibition For the first time in 50 years, the Royal Ontario Museum (ROM)’s world-renowned collection of Indian chintz will be presented to the public in a new original exhibition opening September 12, 2020. The Cloth that Changed […]

August 19

McMichael Canadian Art Collection Opens its Doors

by Sally Warburton McMichael Canadian Art Collection Gallery is located on beautiful, forested land. Arriving you feel a sense of peacefulness and serenity which continues as you walk through the McMichael Galleries. Seen by visitors to Toronto and Canada, the gallery is now available for all the Toronto area ‘Staycationers’ during this Pandemic. It’s time […]

July 20

Toronto’s Royal Ontario Museum Re-Opening

by Sally Warburton On a really hot day in Toronto the news of the ROM reopening was for more than just the awesome air conditioning! Yes, this wonderful touristic site is refreshing and airy. For so many Torontonians and others in Ontario going to the ROM is a nice change of pace from isolating at […]

June 28

Corey Helford Gallery Presents ‘A Journey’ by Tina Yu

Downtown Los Angeles’ Corey Helford Gallery is proud to announce a solo show from New York-based artist and designer Tina Yu, entitled A Journey, set to premiere Saturday, July 11th in Gallery 3. Inspired by her childhood, fashion, film, and nature, Yu creates colorful and detailed sculptures using epoxy clay. Her figurines are painstakingly sculpted into mysterious creatures that are ornate, lifelike, and personally meaningful, […]

May 16

Opera Atelier presents Together/Apart: A Virtual Showcase from Around the Globe (Wed. May 20, 2020)

All-star program features Soprano Measha Brueggergosman, Broadway sensation Laird Mackintosh, Canadian pianist Angela Hewitt, and many more Opera Atelier is thrilled to announce Together/Apart – a one-hour virtual showcase of music and dance to connect, uplift, and inspire – featuring an all-star line-up of Opera Atelier’s longstanding and audience-favourite artists from around the globe, Wednesday, […]

March 09

Winnie-the-Pooh Exhibit(Saturday, March 7th-Mon.,August 3rd, 2020.@THE ROM

Visitors are invited to see the world—and the ROM—through Pooh’s eyes: a place to ponder, wonder and find joy in simple pleasures. Organized by the Victoria and Albert Museum, London (V&A), Winnie-the-Pooh: Exploring a Classic examines the origins, creation and enduring legacy of the classic stories by A.A. Milne (1882–1956) and the heart-warming illustrations of […]